MONTGOMERY YOUTH ORCHESTRA

The Montgomery Youth Orchestra is sponsored by the Montgomery Symphony League.  With the League's guidance and financial support, the Youth Orchestra rehearses weekly to prepare two concerts each season which are offered to the public without charge.


MEMBERSHIP AND AUDITIONS

Each year, approximately 70 young musicians from public and private schools throughout central Alabama participate in the Montgomery Youth Orchestra.  Placement in the orchestra is by audition, which will be held in the Choir Room of Eastmont Baptist Church, 4505 Atlanta Highway on September 9, 2017.  Auditions will start at 9:45 a.m. at Eastmont Baptist Church. The entire group will warm up together and after the warm up session, prospective members will audition. For more information or to pre-register, contact Montgomery Youth Orchestra Manager Robin Rawls at 334-414-1261 or rdrawls@charter.net

 

INFORMATION FOR NEW AND RETURNING STUDENTS:

AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENT AND INFORMATION

FILLABLE REGISTRATION FORM FOR 2017-2018

2017-18 REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

MYO RULES AND REQUIREMENTS

INFORMATION FOR NEW MYO PARENTS


Pre-Registration is appreciated!  Please scan and email your form to rdrawls@charter.net

REHEARSALS:

Rehearsals are held each Saturday morning throughout the school year at Eastmont Baptist Church

PERFORMANCES:

Montgomery Youth Orchestra Concerts are free to the public.

MYO Scholarship Program:

MYO members are eligible to apply for a variety of scholarship opportunities to encourage their musical talents. Funded by the Montgomery Symphony League, scholarships are available to help support participation at summer music camps and festivals, participate in private lessons and purchase needed instruments.
Applications, deadlines and other information are provided to MYO musicians at rehearsals.   

MYO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM BROCHURE

MYO SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM

MYO SCHOLARSHIP MUSIC INSTRUCTOR RECOMMENDATION FORM


Maestra Yvonne Collins

Maestra Yvonne Collins is in her 28th season as Conductor of the Montgomery Youth Orchestra. Both a violinist and a pianist, she is also the Montgomery Symphony Orchestra’s Principal Second Violin.  A native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, Maestra Collins attended Tennessee Tech University where she studied conducting with Robert Jager.  She as performed with the Chattanooga, Albany and Auburn symphony orchestras and founded Joyeux Musique, a local string trio. She is a member of the Eastmont Baptist Church Orchestra and plays regularly with Frazer United Methodist and St. James United Methodist churches.              


Montgomery Youth Orchestra

Maestra Yvonne Collins

Manager robin rawls

2016 - 2017

VIOLIN I

Min Woo Park

Sarah Lee

Sean Kim

Min Joon Park

Seoiung Hong

Enoch Yang

Min Hee Jeon

Sarah Kim

Madison Morgan

VIOLIN II

Sean Choi

Brian Koh

Brenli Pugh

Harrison Turner

Eric Lee

Aly Ellison

Catherine Chu

Teresa Ford

Isaiah Burrell

VIOLA

Laura Vickrey

Hannah Faulk

VIOLONCELLO

Anita Burgher

Caleb Borders

Elizabeth Beasley

Sally Bae

Sunmee Choi

Eric Doh

CONTRABASS

Calla Phillips

HARP

Abby Franklin

FLUTE I

Martha Yin

Jimin Im

Niva Pittman

Micheal Head

Teri Kim

Daphne Swavely

 

 

 

FLUTE II

Isabella Hwang

Yeonaah Beasley

Jung Vin Seo

Jivoon Moon

Dain Yi

Yebeen Cho

OBOE I

Ester Nam

OBOE II

Minseok Kim

CLARINET I

Madelaine Worley

Richard Bae

Drew DeLong

Juliana Han

David Kim

CLARINET II

Katie Kroft

Victoria Hall

Will Walker

Jae Lee

Hannah Vaccaro

Vandana Macha

BASSOON

Henry Petters

Sienna Sowers

FRENCH HORN

Payton Kerr

Weston Jackson

TRUMPET I

Daniel Kim

TRUMPET II

Andrew Youn

TROMBONE I

Madalyn Long

TROMBONE II

Landon DuBose

TROMBONE III

Prudence Epeagba

TYMPANI/ MALLETS PERCUSSION

Samantha Ammeter

Daryl Holly, Jr.

Corey Faulk


*For more information contact Montgomery Youth Orchestra Manager Robin Rawls at

334-414-1261 or rdrawls@charter.net.